Useful Links

UN water initiatives:

United Nations Children’s Fund Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Programme (UNICEF WASH)

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Water Convention

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization International Hydrological Programme (UNESCO IHP)

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Water Governance Facility at the Stockholm International Water Institute

United Nations (UN) Water

Groups working on water at other Scottish higher education institutions:

University of Aberdeen Northern Rivers Institute

Abertay University’s Urban Water Technology Centre

University of Glasgow School of Engineering Water and Environment group

Heriot-Watt University’s Water Academy

University of the Highlands and Islands’ Rivers and Lochs Institute

Strathclyde Centre for Environmental Law and Governance

Strathclyde Centre for Water, Environment, Sustainability and Public Health


Geneva Water Hub

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Water Governance Initiative

The Scottish Government’s Hydro Nation Strategy

Royal Scottish Geographical Society

Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research